Live Literature

Open mic slots every month

Some of the best writing

from around the world

New writing

and professional polish

Louis Marchesi, 2nd Monday of each month

Café Writers presents to you….monthly readings of poetry and prose of extremely high quality in a relaxed and welcoming atmosphere.   There are also open mic slots every month so do come along and share something of your own.

Meetings are held at Louis Marchesi, 17 Tombland, Norwich in the upstairs function room.  Meetings start at 7.30pm and the entrance fee is £3.

To join our email list for news of upcoming events, please email: info@cafewriters.co.uk

CURRENTLY LIVE EVENTS ARE CANCELLED AWAITING FURTHER GOVERNMENT GUIDELINES.

Cafe Writers was a blast – great audience, good humoured and keen

Sean O’Brien

The 2019 Café Writers Open Poetry Competition results, judged by Zaffar Kunial 

Programme

Forthcoming events

8th June 2020 Jessica Mookherjee and Cai Draper

Jessica Mookherjee is a poet of Bengali origin. She grew up in Wales and now lives in Kent. She has been published in many print and online journals including Agenda, Interpreter’s House, The North, Rialto, Under the Radar and Antiphon. Her pamphlet “The...

July 13th 2020 – George Szirtes and Jennifer Wong

George Szirtes’s first book of poems, The Slant Door, in 1979 was joint-winner of the Faber Prize. He has published many since then, his collection, Reel, winning the T S Eliot Prize in 2004 for which he has been twice shortlisted since. His latest is Mapping the...

10th August 2020 – Joelle Taylor and Laura Scott

Joelle Taylor is an award-winning poet, playwright, author and editor who has recently completed touring Europe, Australia, Brazil and South east Asia with her latest collection Songs My Enemy Taught Me. She is widely anthologist, the author of three full poetry...